Work continues on a construction site for public housing on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang Work continues on a construction site for public housing on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
Work continues on a construction site for public housing on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang

Carrie Lam policy address 2020

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has plans to fix public housing shortage, but will they work?

  • The 10-year initiative, which covers 330 hectares of land that could yield 316,000 public housing flats, still faces uncertainties
  • Despite government’s clear timetable, critics warn that local objections, technical difficulties and other factors may cause delays

Topic |   Carrie Lam policy address 2020
Work continues on a construction site for public housing on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang Work continues on a construction site for public housing on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
Work continues on a construction site for public housing on Lantau Island. Photo: Sam Tsang
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